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Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. This privacy policy describes the information jwiz.com gathers, how we share that information and what we do to protect your information.

Following is a brief overview of the highlights of our privacy policy. Please click here for the full privacy policy.

What information do we gather? -- jwiz.com is sensitive to the privacy concerns of our users and only collects data that is essential to render our service. In order to use our Submit a Request service as a customer, jwiz.com requires that you provide information necessary to allow us to match your request with appropriate businesses and vendors. From our participating subscribers we gather business information related to the categories of services they can provide and billing information. More Details.

How do we use your information? -- jwiz.com uses the information you provide in order to connect customers and businesses or vendors using our Submit a Request service. jwiz.com also uses the information we gather to send customers email communications about your Request as well as to send subscribers email communications with matching requests. More Details.

How do we share your information with others? -- jwiz.com shares the information we collect in order to facilitate transactions between customers and businesses or vendors. Information collected from customers who submit Requests is shared with matched businesses or vendors so they can contact you regarding your request and form a business relationship with you to provide you with the appropriate service. More Details.

How do we keep your information secure? -- jwiz.com makes every effort to protect and safeguard the information we collect by adhering to current industry standard data security practices. More Details.

Account information and preferences -- jwiz.com provides a number of ways for you to manage your personal information, including updating your account and contact information, changing your account password, and changing your notification preferences. More Details.

If you have questions or concerns regarding jwiz.com's privacy policy, please contact jwiz.com by email at customerservice@jwiz.com.

Use of the site indicates agreement with the Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy was last updated on April 1, 2011.

Full Privacy Policy

What Information Do We Gather? jwiz.com gathers information for the purpose of matching customers with relevant businesses and vendors. We recognize that your information is sensitive and restrict our collection of it to the critical data needed to deliver an outstanding experience, to customers, businesses and vendors.

As a visitor to our site, you can browse our pages without having any personally identifiable information revealed about you. Information we automatically collect via industry standard web log files includes the URL from which you visited, the page you are visiting, your computer browser information and your IP address. We may also track the effectiveness of various promotions through the use of data collection devices known as "cookies." Cookies contain specific pieces of information on your computer hard drive, and can be set to store information during a visit or for a longer period of time. Our cookies are not tied to personally identifiable information.

As a customer using our Submit a Request, you need to provide additional information so jwiz.com can match your request for qualifying businesses. This includes contact information, basic demographic information, and your requirements. We use your information you provide on your request to match you up with as many participating businesses as you requested. We may also ask you for feedback about our service, which is collected and stored to allow us to continually improve our offerings.

Cookies are also used to help streamline your experience on the site, automatically logging you in during future visits, for example.

As a subscribed business or vendor you must provide information that allows us to match relevant customer's requests with your business and deliver such requests to you. This includes your contact information, information about your desired target categories and zip codes, and billing information. In addition, we may supplement the information you provide with a credit check to ensure your creditworthiness. It should be noted that any credit card information we receive is stored securely in an encrypted format and an SSL connection is used when transmitting sensitive information; our security measures are reviewed later in this document.

How Do We Use Your Information? jwiz.com primarily uses the information we gather to put customers and businesses into contact with one another and to improve your experience on our site through analysis and communication. From time to time, if our system wasn't able to automatically match your request, we reserve the right to use our Customer Service Department to match your request and contact you accordingly.

Customers who utilize our Submit a Request service receive emails from us to facilitate their needs. You cannot opt out of emails that are necessary to provide our services. By using jwiz.com's Submit a Request service and accepting our Terms and Conditions, you agree that we may use your personal information to contact you and deliver information to you related to your Request.

Analysis. In our ongoing effort to improve the content and services we offer, we continually analyze the information we receive to identify trends and patterns in user behavior. Your personal information, when used in such a manner, is aggregated with others to amass enough data for such analysis and is not personally identifiable.

Testimonials and Feedback. We sincerely appreciate the feedback we receive from our users. Your feedback, both positive and negative, is forwarded to the appropriate departments at jwiz.com as necessary so we can continue to monitor and improve the service we provide. We may also share testimonials in our marketing literature but will do so without including personally identifiable information unless we have expressly asked for your permission to do so.

Other communications. jwiz.com reserves the right to send you email communications related to customers Request and the status of subscribers account. In addition, jwiz.com might sends periodic surveys, e-newsletters, and other communications, all of which you can opt out of receiving by changing your notification preferences as described below.

How Do We Share Your Information With Others? Our customer information is an important part of our business. As a result, we limit the disclosure of this information to the information necessary to provide our service of matching customers and businesses. Our sharing of information to outside parties is described below.

Businesses and Vendors. Our subscribers who qualify for a particular request made by a customer are provided with the customer's information so they can follow up on that provide the needed service or sale. The customer's information (including all forms of contact information submitted) can only be used to communicate with the customer about their desired request.

Business Transfers. It is possible that our business may be merged with or sold to another business entity. During such a transaction, business information is typically one of the assets shared in the combined entity. In the event that this occurs, your personal information will be protected by the jwiz.com privacy policy in effect at the time. If your personal information will be used contrary to this policy, you will receive notice as described in the "Notification of Changes" section below.

Legal Requests. As a good corporate citizen, jwiz.com is interested in protecting its members and the community at large. We will release account and other personal information to legal authorities when we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law. In addition, jwiz may choose to release information about you to relevant parties in relation to investigations of fraud, piracy or other unlawful activity in order to maintain a high level of trust and safety in our community.

Information Security Your information is stored on servers that are protected against unauthorized access through the use of safeguards such as "firewalls," encryption and Secure Socket Layers. We utilize many security techniques to protect your personal information. However, it is impossible to guarantee a perfect security system.

Account Information And Preferences jwiz.com provides a number of ways for you to manage your personal information.

Account information. If you need to update your account information, such as your contact email address, you may do so by contacting our Customer Service department at customerservice@jwiz.com.

Notification Preferences. You have the ability to "opt out" or unsubscribe from e-mail communications, such as periodic surveys and our monthly enewsletter, that are not directly related to the jwiz.com Submit a Request service and/or the status of your account. To update your communication preferences contact our Customer Service department at customerservice@jwiz.com. If you do contact the Customer Service department, please be sure to specify the type of email communication(s) from which you would like to opt out. Information about how to unsubscribe is also included in every communication we send.

Password. jwiz.com customers who use the Submit a Request service and participating businesses and vendors who subscribe to our service need to have a User ID and password to access their account. As a subscriber, you are responsible for all actions taken with your user ID and password, including fees charged to your account. Do not share your password with any third parties, as you may be legally liable for any fees that are incurred. If you believe that your password has been compromised, you should immediately change your password or contact Customer Service at customerservice@jwiz.com or 888-261-2799.

Children Children (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use jwiz.com's services.

Legal Disclaimer Although we have attempted to address the various privacy-related issues you are likely to encounter, we cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personal information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Policy. Therefore, although we use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private from unauthorized access.

Also, jwiz.com may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy policy applies to information collected by jwiz.com alone.

Notification Of Change We may amend this Privacy Policy for minor changes at any time by posting the amended terms on the Site. All minor amended terms shall be effective upon posting. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you by email or by posting a prominent notice for 30 days prior to the change taking effect.

Contacting Us If you have any additional questions or comments about jwiz.com's privacy statement, please contact us:

customerservice@jwiz.com or 888-333-0814